Watertower Ventures’s Competitors, Revenue, Number of Employees, Funding, Acquisitions & News

Watertower is a seed and early-stage venture capital fund that focuses on investing in internet infrastructure, e-commerce and gaming industry. Read more

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Founder

Derek Norton

CEO Approval Rating

70/100

Founded:

2002

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Watertower Ventures Funding History

$5M$55M

Since Watertower Ventures was founded in 2002, it has participated in 2 rounds of funding. In total Watertower Ventures has raised $55.0M. Watertower Ventures' last funding round was on Aug 2020 for a total of $50.0M

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AMOUNT

INVESTORS

Investment Fund
Aug 2020
$50M
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Investment Fund
Mar 2017
$5M
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Total Funding: $55M

Since Watertower Ventures was founded in 2002, it has participated in 2 rounds of funding. In total Watertower Ventures has raised $55.0M. Watertower Ventures' last funding round was on Aug 2020 for a total of $50.0M

Investments

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INVESTMENT DATE

ROUND

EXIT DATE

Goodfair is an online retailer of recycled products such as clothes and accessories.
$3.6M
Jun 11, 2020
Seed
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Dot is an online platform that publishes news and information about technology startups.
$4M
Jan 09, 2020
Seed
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Brainbase develops a SaaS-based platform that allows brands to manage and monetize their intellectual property.
$3M
Jul 02, 2019
Seed
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Wondery is a media platform that enables users to listen and download sports, wrestling, music and movie podcasts.
$10M
Jun 26, 2019
Series B
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GameClub is a game publishing company that offers old and classic mobile games to the gaming market.
$2.5M
May 01, 2019
Seed
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Watertower Ventures News

August 20, 2019PE Hub Network

Brainbase inks $3 mln seed

Los Angeles-based Brainbase, a maker of intellectual property licensing platforms, has secured $3 mil... See more »
August 20, 2019FinSMEs

Brainbase Raises $3M in Funding

Brainbase, a Los Angeles, CA-based maker of...... See more »
August 19, 2019TechCrunch

LA-based Brainbase raises $3 million for its intellectual property licensing management tech

It's been nearly a century since Walt Disney first introduced Mickey Mouse to the world. In the ensui... See more »
June 29, 2019Variety

Podcaster Wondery Banks $10 Million, Taps NatGeo Vet Declan Moore for International Push

Wondery, the three-year-old podcast publisher headed by former Fox International Channels chief Herna... See more »
June 27, 2019FinSMEs

Wondery Closes $10M in Series B Funding

Wondery, a Los Angeles, CA-based podcast publisher, completed a $10m Series B financing. The round wa... See more »
May 2, 2019GamesIndustry

GameClub raises $2.5m for premium mobile game development

Two-person studio is currently working to revitalize and update over 50 classic titles... See more »
May 2, 2019iDownloadBlog

GameClub to breathe new life into old games by updating them for modern iOS versions

Preserving the history of App Store gaming by updating legacy iPhone and iPad games through close coo... See more »

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Watertower is a seed and early-stage venture capital fund that focuses on investing in internet infrastructure, e-commerce and gaming industry. Watertower Ventures was founded in 2002. Watertower Ventures' headquarters is located in Los Angeles, Calif...

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Watertower Ventures's Founder, Derek Norton, currently has an approval rating of 70%. Watertower Ventures's primary competitors are

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Frequently Asked Questions about Watertower Ventures

  1. When was Watertower Ventures founded?

    Watertower Ventures was founded in 2002
  2. Who is Watertower Ventures's CEO?

    Watertower Ventures's CEO is Derek Norton
  3. How much revenue does Watertower Ventures generate?

    Watertower Ventures generates $ < 1M in revenue
  4. How much funding does Watertower Ventures have?

    Watertower Ventures has historically raised $55M in funding
  1. Where is Watertower Ventures's headquarters?

    Watertower Ventures's headquarters is in Los Angeles California, USA
  2. How many employees does Watertower Ventures have?

    Watertower Ventures has 0 employees
  3. Who has Watertower Ventures invested in?

    Watertower Ventures's has invested in companies such as Goodfair, Dot, Brainbase